Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2011:Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: This subject is an individual research project and weekly contact hours will vary depending on the nature of the project. |
Total Time Commitment: Students should discuss total time commitment with their supervisor but as a guide, a student would be expected to be engaged in their research for an average of thirty hours per week over two semesters.
Students must be enrolled in the Bachelor of Biomedicine (Honours), Bachelor of Science (Honours) or Postgraduate Diploma in Science to complete this subject.
|Corequisites:||Please refer to the notes section below for details regarding the subjects to be completed.|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||Completion of Biomedicine or Science degree with a major in physiology or related discipline.|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry.
CoordinatorAssoc Prof Graham Barrett
Ms Lesley Robinson
The research project involves the completion of an original piece of research under the supervision of a member of staff within the Department of Physiology and/or affiliated institution.
Students will be enrolled in a combination of the research project subjects indicated below to ensure they have completed a total of 75 points for the research project by the end of their course.
PHYS40005 Physiology Research Project – 25 points
The research project is designed to:
Written literature review, ~5000 words (15%) due during semester 1
Written thesis ~10,000 words (65%) due at the end of semester 2
Two oral presentations (20%), one in each semester
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Critical analysis of complex scientific issues.
|Links to further information:||http://www.physiology.unimelb.edu.au/|
|Notes:||To be awarded Honours with a specialisation in Physiology, students must successfully complete the following: |
BIOM40001 Introduction to Biomedical Research (12.5 points)
PHYS90008 Advanced Seminars in Physiology (12.5 points)
PHYS40005 Physiology Research Project (25 points)
PHYS40006 Physiology Research Project (50 points)
Bachelor of Biomedicine (Degree with Honours) |
Bachelor of Science (Degree with Honours)
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